The perceptible natural movement of the air, especially in the form of a current of air blowing from a particular direction. Breath as needed in physical exertion or in speech. Empty, pompous, or boastful talk; meaningless rhetoric. Air or breath used for sounding an organ or a wind instrument. A twist or turn in a course. A single turn made when winding. Cause (someone) to have difficulty breathing because of exertion or a blow to the stomach. Detect the presence of (a person or animal) by scent. Sound (a bugle or call) by blowing. Move in or take a twisting or spiral course. Pass (something) around a thing or person so as to encircle or enfold. Make (a clock or other device, typically one operated by clockwork) operate by turning a key or handle.